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Sam Gough

By iddondepths
Sam Gough (Bolton) Coming off the final bend in the 3rd leg of the 4x400m relay

Tags: Sam gough 4x400m relay Sports and action

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whipspeed Plus
12 4.2k 22 United Kingdom
15 May 2007 10:20PM
You've captured the action well and also filled the frame, which gives more impact in a sports shot. The background is a little cluttered, but it is difficult in these places to find a spot with a more empty background, but making sure your apeture is nice & wide will help to take away distractions. It's also a shame that both runners eyes are closed. I don't know if you took a sequence of them coming towards you, but with my cycling shots, I always pick the shots to put up on my website that have the eyes open & also the best expression, I try for effort without them looking too bad. Although this is sharp, I would also use a bit of USM in photoshop to increase the sharpness a bit more.
Hope that helps.

Sarah

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